The youngest of three children of Russell and Mona Mehta, Shloka Mehta is currently a director with Rosy Blue Foundation and is a co-founder of ConnectFor.
Russell Mehta is the managing director of Rosy Blue Diamonds, which is ranked as one of the world's top diamantaires.
Katsuko Saruhashi had developed her own methods of testing the levels of carbon dioxide in seawater. In 1957, she earned her doctorate in chemistry from the University of Tokyo, and also became the first woman to do so.
Drabu was made J&K's finance minister by late Mufti Mohammed Sayeed after the PDP formed an alliance with BJP following the 2014 state elections. Drabu played an instrumental role while negotiating the terms and conditions of the agenda of the alliance.
Hubert de Givenchy, iconic French fashion designer and founder of the House of Givenchy, died on March 10, leaving a gaping hole in the fabric of international couture and fashion. He was part of the elite cadre of Paris-based designers, including Christian Dior and Yves Saint Laurent, who redefined fashion after World War II.
Martin Shkreli came to be known as "Pharma Bro" at time after founding Turing Pharmaceuticals, buying the anti-parasitic drug Daraprim and raising its price by 5,000 percent to $750 per pill.
Conrad Sangma managed to form a coalition government in Meghalaya with the support of other regional parties, the BJP and an independent MLA.
Neiphiu Rio has is a Lok Sabha member from Nagaland and has served three terms as Nagaland’s chief minister. Born in 1950 to Late Guolhoulie Rio in the Tuophema village in Kohima district, Rio belongs to the Angami Naga tribe.
Born in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvarur district, Jayendra Saraswathi was chosen as the successor to Parmacharya Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi when he was only 19.
Jaspal Atwal was a Sikh separatist part of the International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF). The pro-Khalistan organisation gained international notoriety when its leader, Talwinder Parmar, bombed an Air India flight in 1985, killing 331 people.
Dubbed America's pastor, Billy Graham transformed American religious life through his religious activism. He was known to be a confidant to American presidents from Gen. Dwight Eisenhower to George W Bush.
Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash has claimed he was manhandled by two AAP MLAs at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence on Monday night.
Belonging to a business family, Kothari had set up his stationery business under the name of Rotomac in the 1980s.
Bushra Maneka is a faith healer from Pakpattan district of Pakistan's Punjab province. She was earlier married to Khawar Farid Maneka, a senior customs official in Islamabad and has five children from the marriage.
Two others accompanying him also died in the attack. The leader was on his way to his constituency after campaigning, when the convoy came under attack.
The Gupta brothers -- Ajay Gupta, Rajesh Gupta and Atul Gupta -- are accused of using their friendship with former South African President Jacob Zuma to influence policy and amass wealth.
Arvinder Singh Lovely, who has served as the Delhi Congress chief in the past, heavily criticised the party last year and joined BJP.
The new prime minister of Nepal, K P Sharma Oli gained popularity in the 1990s for his efforts in the democratic movement that brought down the Panchayat regime. In the next few years, he became a key figure in Nepali politics.
On January 29, CBI booked Nirav Modi his wife Ami Modi, brother Nishal Modi and his maternal uncle Mehul Choksi in an alleged Rs 280-crore cheating case acting on the first Punjab National Bank (PNB) complaint. Here's some backgrounder on Nirav Modi.
Priya Prakash Varrier, the new 'expression queen', will be making her debut with 'Oru Adaar Love', a film celebrating the romance among school students. Know all about her background here.